La Monde Byrd began his acting career while studying at Central State University, participating in student productions and local community theater. His role as Cory Maxson in the Dayton (Ohio), Playhouse production of August Wilson's FENCES solidified his love for acting. An Army R.O.T.C. candidate with several career opportunities, La Monde decided to pursue his dream, moving to Los Angeles to his career as an actor after earning degrees in Spanish and Water Resource Management at Central State.
Currently, La Monde has a recurring role on the Emmy and Golden Globe award-winning series "Mad Men" (AMC) and is developing several film, television and new media projects with his company, Society FilmWorks.